WebCopy executes rules in order until either either all rules or have been processed, or a matching rule has the Stop Processing flag set.

When creating new rules, they are appended to the end of the existing list and so you may wish to reorder them.

Reordering rules using the mouse

The Rule list supports drag and drag re-ordering. Hold down the left mouse button over a rule and while keeping the button pressed, move the mouse. A insertion line will be displayed showing where the rule will be moved to, release the mouse button to complete the move.

Reordering rules using the keyboard

  1. Select Rules Rules from the Project menu, or press Control+R to display the rule editor
  2. Select the rule you wish to move
  3. Click either the Move Up or Move Down buttons to move the rule
  4. Click the OK button to save the new order and close the dialog